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CN - US 45 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2018

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BH Photo #434005

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Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over US 45 (W. 10th Street) on Illinois Central Railroad
Location
Metropolis, Massac County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1962
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 97.1 ft.
Also called
IC - US 45 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.16026, -88.73652   (decimal degrees)
37°09'37" N, 88°44'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/345809/4114062 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Metropolis
Inventory numbers
IL 064-9903 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 51060 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2018: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 24, 2012: Added by James Baughn

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